Coach Bob Devaney
6-4 (3-4 Big Eight)
Coach Bob Devaney 6-4 (3-4 Big Eight)
NU Football - 1967 Roster
Harold Ahlmann
#21
Harold Ahlmann
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb.
Barry Alvarez
#33
Barry Alvarez
6'0"  235 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Burgettstown, Pa.
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Carl Ashman
#67
Carl Ashman
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Burwell, Neb.
Frank Avolio
#96
Frank Avolio
6'2"  219 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Alquippa, Pa.
Ben Beland
#61
Ben Beland
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Ft. Smith, Ark.
Bob Best
#27
Bob Best
5'11"  181 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: McCook, Neb.
Bill Bomberger
#46
Bill Bomberger
6'0"  187 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Mel Brichacek
#69
Mel Brichacek
6'3"  208 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb.
George Buckler
#53
George Buckler
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Boys Town, Neb.
Joe Buda
#52
Joe Buda
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Mike Burdic
#97
Mike Burdic
6'2"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Paul Critchlow
#35
Paul Critchlow
5'11"  211 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Wray Curtis
#80
Wray Curtis
6'3"  193 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Richardson, Texas
Bill Daiss
#13
Bill Daiss
5'11"  183 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Grant, Neb.
Dick Davis
#45
Dick Davis
5'11"  201 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dan Delaney
#76
Dan Delaney
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Iowa City, Iowa
Ron Drakulich
#91
Ron Drakulich
6'1"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Tony Dvorsak
#15
Tony Dvorsak
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Burgettstown, Pa.
Adrian Fiala
#32
Adrian Fiala
6'2"  203 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Al Fierro
#11
Al Fierro
6'2"  194 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Big Springs, Texas
Larry Frost
#28
Larry Frost
6'0"  203 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Malcolm, Neb.
Denis Galbraith
#63
Denis Galbraith
5'10"  208 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Storm Lake, Iowa
Jim Gatziolis
#78
Jim Gatziolis
6'1"  264 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Ken Geddes
#37
Ken Geddes
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Boys Town, Neb.
Mike Green
#34
Mike Green
6'0"  191 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Technical High School)
Laurie Green
#18
Laurie Green
5'11"  176 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Minden, La.
Ben Gregory
#22
Ben Gregory
5'11"  219 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Uniontown, Pa.
Bob Grenfell
#59
Bob Grenfell
6'5"  223 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
Richard Haasch
#38
Richard Haasch
5'11"  188 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wawatosa, Wis.
Ed Hansen
#74
Ed Hansen
6'3"  234 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Larry Hansen
#79
Larry Hansen
6'6"  253 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Blair, Neb.
Bruce Harding
#16
Bruce Harding
6'1"  203 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Steve Harding
#50
Steve Harding
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ray Harr
#51
Ray Harr
6'1"  199 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: McCook, Neb.
Dave Harris
#41
Dave Harris
6'0"  202 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Flint, Mich.
Dan Hartman
#39
Dan Hartman
6'1"  193 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
James Hawkins
#26
James Hawkins
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jefferson City, Mo.
Keith Hayward
#57
Keith Hayward
5'10"  204 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Bay City, Mich.
Bill Hornbacher
#98
Bill Hornbacher
5'11"  216 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Rogers City, Mich.
Leonard Janik
#43
Leonard Janik
5'11"  196 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Sherwin Jarmon
#81
Sherwin Jarmon
6'1"  196 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
Miles Kimmel
#84
Miles Kimmel
6'3"  214 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Dan Kobza
#49
Dan Kobza
6'1"  202 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Shelby, Neb.
Roger Kudrna
#54
Roger Kudrna
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Red Cloud, Neb.
Alan Kuehl
#42
Alan Kuehl
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wausau, Wis.
Ken Kusserow
#73
Ken Kusserow
6'2"  236 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: St. Cloud, Minn.
Pat Lahey
#47
Pat Lahey
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: South Bend, Ind.
Al Larson
#20
Al Larson
6'0"  199 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
6'2"  266 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Alquippa, Pa.
Tom Linstroth
#62
Tom Linstroth
6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Rex Lowe
#17
Rex Lowe
6'1"  187 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.
Bob Mawhinney
#94
Bob Mawhinney
5'11"  210 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Pawnee City, Neb.
M. Jim McCord
#64
M. Jim McCord
6'2"  251 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Flint, Mich.
Harry Meagher
#58
Harry Meagher
5'11"  212 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
6'1"  239 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bay City, Mich.
Wilfred Minor
#14
Wilfred Minor
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Uniontown, Pa.
Dennis Morrison
#89
Dennis Morrison
6'1"  202 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
6'1"  189 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Joe Orduna
#31
Joe Orduna
5'10"  194 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Frank Patrick
#10
Frank Patrick
6'7"  216 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Derry, Pa.
Glenn Patterson
#72
Glenn Patterson
6'2"  209 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Worland, Wyo.
Jerry Patton
#88
Jerry Patton
6'1"  254 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Saginaw, Mich.
Tom Penney
#85
Tom Penney
6'1"  186 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Augusta, Kan.
Karl Quinten
#95
Karl Quinten
5'11"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: North Braddock, Pa.
6'2"  193 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dennis Richnafsky
#82
Dennis Richnafsky
6'0"  189 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Clairton, Pa.
Ernie Sigler
#12
Ernie Sigler
6'0"  183 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Reggie Smith
#40
Reggie Smith
6'0"  201 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: West Point, Neb.
Tom Smith
#83
Tom Smith
6'3"  192 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
Dana Stephenson
#36
Dana Stephenson
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Russ Stigge
#56
Russ Stigge
6'0"  233 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Wisner, Neb.
Robert Taucher
#75
Robert Taucher
6'5"  275 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Paul Topliff
#87
Paul Topliff
6'2"  199 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Frank Vactor
#19
Frank Vactor
5'9"  173 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Washington, Pa.
Phil Vassar
#48
Phil Vassar
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Uniontown, Pa.
Bob Weinman
#23
Bob Weinman
6'0"  202 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
Kim Wheeler
#93
Kim Wheeler
5'11"  205 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Gale Williams
#77
Gale Williams
6'1"  236 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Meadow Grove, Neb.
Mike Wynn
#90
Mike Wynn
6'5"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Evanston, Ill.
Buster Yannon
#24
Buster Yannon
5'10"  202 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
Lynn Young
#68
Lynn Young
6'1"  228 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb.
Steve Yungblut
#55
Steve Yungblut
5'11"  193 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb.
Mick Ziegler
#29
Mick Ziegler
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
6'3"  218 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hammond, Ind.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
21 Ahlmann Harold Harold Ahlmann LB 5-11 195 3 So. Norfolk, Neb.
33 Alvarez Barry Barry Alvarez LB 6-0 235 7 Sr. Burgettstown, Pa.
65 Armstrong Joe Joe Armstrong C 6-1 205 5 Jr. Beatrice, Neb.
67 Ashman Carl Carl Ashman RG 6-1 205 3 So. Burwell, Neb.
96 Avolio Frank Frank Avolio DE 6-2 219 3 So. Alquippa, Pa.
61 Beland Ben Ben Beland RG 6-0 205 3 So. Ft. Smith, Ark.
27 Best Bob Bob Best CB 5-11 181 5 Jr. McCook, Neb.
46 Bomberger Bill Bill Bomberger HB 6-0 187 3 So. Columbus, Neb.
69 Brichacek Mel Mel Brichacek LG 6-3 208 5 Jr. Schuyler, Neb.
53 Buckler George George Buckler RG 6-0 195 7 Sr. Boys Town, Neb.
52 Buda Joe Joe Buda C 6-3 235 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
97 Burdic Mike Mike Burdic DT 6-2 255 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
35 Critchlow Paul Paul Critchlow DE 5-11 211 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
80 Curtis Wray Wray Curtis DE 6-3 193 3 So. Richardson, Texas
13 Daiss Bill Bill Daiss LB 5-11 183 3 So. Grant, Neb.
45 Davis Dick Dick Davis FB 5-11 201 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
76 Delaney Dan Dan Delaney LT 6-1 230 5 Jr. Iowa City, Iowa
91 Drakulich Ron Ron Drakulich DT 6-1 203 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
15 Dvorsak Tony Tony Dvorsak QB 5-11 180 3 So. Burgettstown, Pa.
32 Fiala Adrian Adrian Fiala LB 6-2 203 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
11 Fierro Al Al Fierro QB 6-2 194 5 Jr. Big Springs, Texas
28 Frost Larry Larry Frost HB 6-0 203 3 So. Malcolm, Neb.
63 Galbraith Denis Denis Galbraith RG 5-10 208 3 So. Storm Lake, Iowa
78 Gatziolis Jim Jim Gatziolis LT 6-1 264 7 Sr. Chicago, Ill.
37 Geddes Ken Ken Geddes LB 6-1 205 3 So. Boys Town, Neb.
34 Green Mike Mike Green HB 6-0 191 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Technical High School)
18 Green Laurie Laurie Green CB 5-11 176 3 So. Minden, La.
22 Gregory Ben Ben Gregory HB 5-11 219 7 Sr. Uniontown, Pa.
59 Grenfell Bob Bob Grenfell RT 6-5 223 3 So. Philadelphia, Pa.
38 Haasch Richard Richard Haasch TE 5-11 188 7 Sr. Wawatosa, Wis.
74 Hansen Ed Ed Hansen RT 6-3 234 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
79 Hansen Larry Larry Hansen DT 6-6 253 99 Unk Blair, Neb.
16 Harding Bruce Bruce Harding LB 6-1 203 3 So. Bellevue, Neb.
50 Harding Steve Steve Harding C 6-1 205 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
51 Harr Ray Ray Harr C 6-1 199 3 So. McCook, Neb.
41 Harris Dave Dave Harris DE 6-0 202 3 So. Flint, Mich.
39 Hartman Dan Dan Hartman CB 6-1 193 3 So. Kearney, Neb.
26 Hawkins James James Hawkins CB 5-9 170 5 Jr. Jefferson City, Mo.
57 Hayward Keith Keith Hayward LG 5-10 204 3 So. Bay City, Mich.
98 Hornbacher Bill Bill Hornbacher MG 5-11 216 3 So. Rogers City, Mich.
43 Janik Leonard Leonard Janik DE 5-11 196 7 Sr. Chicago, Ill.
81 Jarmon Sherwin Sherwin Jarmon SE 6-1 196 3 So. Detroit, Mich.
84 Kimmel Miles Miles Kimmel SE 6-3 214 5 Jr. Sioux City, Iowa
49 Kobza Dan Dan Kobza LB 6-1 202 3 So. Shelby, Neb.
54 Kudrna Roger Roger Kudrna C 6-0 200 7 Sr. Red Cloud, Neb.
42 Kuehl Alan Alan Kuehl LB 6-2 205 7 Sr. Wausau, Wis.
73 Kusserow Ken Ken Kusserow RT 6-2 236 3 So. St. Cloud, Minn.
47 Lahey Pat Pat Lahey DT 6-1 230 3 So. South Bend, Ind.
20 Larson Al Al Larson CB 6-0 199 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
71 Liggett Bob Bob Liggett DT 6-2 266 3 So. Alquippa, Pa.
62 Linstroth Tom Tom Linstroth LG 6-1 225 5 Jr. Minneapolis, Minn.
17 Lowe Rex Rex Lowe HB 6-1 187 3 So. Milwaukee, Wis.
94 Mawhinney Bob Bob Mawhinney MG 5-11 210 3 So. Pawnee City, Neb.
64 McCord M. Jim M. Jim McCord DT 6-2 251 7 Sr. Fairbury, Neb.
70 McGhee Donnie Donnie McGhee LT 6-1 270 3 So. Flint, Mich.
58 Meagher Harry Harry Meagher MG 5-11 212 7 Sr. Steubenville, Ohio
66 Meylan Wayne Wayne Meylan MG 6-1 239 7 Sr. Bay City, Mich.
14 Minor Wilfred Wilfred Minor S 5-9 175 3 So. Uniontown, Pa.
89 Morrison Dennis Dennis Morrison TE 6-1 202 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
30 Mueller Marv Marv Mueller S 6-1 189 7 Sr. Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
31 Orduna Joe Joe Orduna HB 5-10 194 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
10 Patrick Frank Frank Patrick QB 6-7 216 3 So. Derry, Pa.
72 Patterson Glenn Glenn Patterson LT 6-2 209 3 So. Worland, Wyo.
88 Patton Jerry Jerry Patton DT 6-1 254 7 Sr. Saginaw, Mich.
85 Penney Tom Tom Penney HB 6-1 186 5 Jr. Augusta, Kan.
95 Quinten Karl Karl Quinten DE 5-11 203 3 So. North Braddock, Pa.
25 Reeves Randy Randy Reeves S 6-2 193 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
82 Richnafsky Dennis Dennis Richnafsky SE 6-0 189 7 Sr. Clairton, Pa.
12 Sigler Ernie Ernie Sigler QB 6-0 183 5 Jr. Dallas, Texas
40 Smith Reggie Reggie Smith HB 6-0 201 3 So. West Point, Neb.
83 Smith Tom Tom Smith SE 6-3 192 7 Sr. Hastings, Neb.
36 Stephenson Dana Dana Stephenson CB 5-11 175 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
56 Stigge Russ Russ Stigge RG 6-0 233 3 So. Wisner, Neb.
75 Taucher Robert Robert Taucher RT 6-5 275 7 Sr. Cleveland, Ohio
87 Topliff Paul Paul Topliff TE 6-2 199 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
19 Vactor Frank Frank Vactor CB 5-9 173 3 So. Washington, Pa.
48 Vassar Phil Phil Vassar FB 6-0 200 3 So. Uniontown, Pa.
23 Weinman Bob Bob Weinman DE 6-0 202 7 Sr. Steubenville, Ohio
93 Wheeler Kim Kim Wheeler LB 5-11 205 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
77 Williams Gale Gale Williams LG 6-1 236 3 So. Meadow Grove, Neb.
90 Wynn Mike Mike Wynn DE 6-5 203 3 So. Evanston, Ill.
24 Yannon Buster Buster Yannon FB 5-10 202 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
68 Young Lynn Lynn Young RG 6-1 228 3 So. Norfolk, Neb.
55 Yungblut Steve Steve Yungblut LT 5-11 193 3 So. Scottsbluff, Neb.
29 Ziegler Mick Mick Ziegler HB 5-10 185 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
86 Zimmer Ivan Ivan Zimmer DE 6-3 218 7 Sr. Hammond, Ind.
NU Football - 1967 Coaches
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